99-year-old Just Broke A World Swimming Record

The Australian swimmer George Carons was 99 who set a new record by completing the 50-metre freestyle swim in 56.12 seconds, at the Commonwealth Games swimming trials on the Gold Coast. This Swimming competition was held between the age group of 100-104. Earlier, the same was set by British swimmer Smyrna John Harrison in 2004 with a time of 1.31 in 5o meters. 

99-year-old Just Broke A World Swimming Record

He first started swimming while attending primary school in Charleville, and continued to swim in high school and university, before taking about six decades off.

 

99-year-old Just Broke A World Swimming Record

 

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